HuffPost is reportedly on the auction block – TechCrunch

HuffPost is reportedly on the auction block – TechCrunch

Late last night the Financial Times reported that HuffPost, arguably one of the crown jewels of Verizon Media Group’s…

Zuckerberg has thoughts on free speech – TechCrunch

$35B face data lawsuit against Facebook will proceed – TechCrunch

Is that the internet we want? – TechCrunch

‘Cloud kitchens’ is an oxymoron – TechCrunch

Zoho launches Catalyst, a new developer platform with a focus on microservices – TechCrunch

Edge computing startup Pensando comes out of stealth mode with a total of $278 million in funding – TechCrunch

Amazon’s Echo gets a decent-sounding refresh – TechCrunch

&Open helps businesses distribute gifts to reward customer loyalty

Databricks brings its Delta Lake project to the Linux Foundation – TechCrunch

A new self-driving car startup, Inside Tesla’s V10 software, Lilium’s big round – TechCrunch

Amazon migrates more than 100 consumer services from Oracle to AWS databases – TechCrunch

Facebook’s new Portal increases privacy, but is still searching for a reason to exist – TechCrunch

Facebook should ban campaign ads. End the lies. – TechCrunch

Nike has picked up Russell Wilson’s Tally/TraceMe in a rare acquisition – TechCrunch

Why it might have been time for new leadership at SAP – TechCrunch

Cryptocurrency’s bad day continues as the SEC blocks Telegram’s $1.7 billion planned token sale – TechCrunch

Alexa now speaks Spanish, including in multi-lingual mode – TechCrunch

Descartes Labs snaps up $20M more for its AI-based geospatial imagery analytics platform – TechCrunch

Bill McDermott steps down as SAP’s CEO – TechCrunch

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Microsoft launches new open-source projects around Kubernetes and microservices – TechCrunch

Microsoft launches new open-source projects around Kubernetes and microservices – TechCrunch

Microsoft today announced two new open-source projects: Dapr, a portable, event-driven runtime that takes some of the complexity out…

Foursquare CEO calls on Congress to regulate the location data industry – TechCrunch

Twitter says it will restrict users from retweeting world leaders who break its rules – TechCrunch

Beats brings noise-canceling to its on-ear Solo headphones – TechCrunch

Samsung opens Android 10 One UI beta ahead of final launch – TechCrunch

Apple caves to China’s App Store demands, Q3 trend outlook, more – TechCrunch

Samsung’s Galaxy Watch Active 2 is a solid smartwatch for Android users – TechCrunch

Apple creates its own TV studio, will produce WWII drama ‘Masters of Air’ – TechCrunch

Life with the Samsung Galaxy Fold – TechCrunch

Twitter comes back to the Mac – TechCrunch

Rahko raises £1.3M seed from Balderton for quantum machine learning tech – TechCrunch

Trump gets on Twitch – TechCrunch

Apple Arcade’s black box – TechCrunch

Apple pulls Hong Kong app – TechCrunch

Apple rolls out new Siri audio clip grading opt-in and request history deletion feature in beta – TechCrunch

Amazon Music arrives on Apple TV – TechCrunch

Apple pulls HKmap from App Store, the day after Chinese state media criticized its “unwise and reckless decision” to approve it – TechCrunch

Twitter admits it used two-factor phone numbers and emails for serving targeted ads – TechCrunch

Apple releases latest MacOS update – TechCrunch

Satya Nadella looks to the future with edge computing – TechCrunch

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Every state but Alaska has reported vape lung victims, now numbering 1,479 nationwide – TechCrunch

Every state but Alaska has reported vape lung victims, now numbering 1,479 nationwide – TechCrunch

A lung condition apparently caused by vaping has been reported in every state but Alaska, the CDC has announced.…

Bosch’s new ‘ear’ for the Space Station’s Astrobee robot will let it ‘hear’ potential mechanical issues – TechCrunch

New NVIDIA Shield Android TV streaming device leaks via Amazon listing – TechCrunch

Sentons launches SurfaceWave, a processor and tech to create software-defined surfaces that supercharge touch and gesture – TechCrunch

Logitech’s MX Master 3 mouse and MX Keys keyboard should be your setup of choice – TechCrunch

Pendo scores $100M Series E investment on $1 billion valuation – TechCrunch

Labor leaders and startup founders talk how to build a sustainable gig economy – TechCrunch

The FrankOne is a simple and portable coffee brewing gadget – TechCrunch

In the Accelerator over the Sea – TechCrunch

Autify raises $2.5M seed round for its no-code software testing platform – TechCrunch

The Analogue Pocket might be the perfect portable video game system – TechCrunch

Canva, now valued at $3.2 billion, launches an enterprise product – TechCrunch

Google launches the $649 Pixelbook Go Chromebook – TechCrunch

Google’s Pixel 4 ships October 24, starting at $799 – TechCrunch

Kabuto is building smart suitcases for geeks – TechCrunch

Google overhauls Nest Aware cloud recording plan – TechCrunch

Google Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL not launching in India – TechCrunch

Google aims to change the definition of good photography with Pixel 4’s software-defined camera – TechCrunch

Google launches Nest Wifi mesh router and extender with built-in Google Assistant – TechCrunch

Smart home startup Level Home emerges from stealth with $71M and a new take on the smart lock – TechCrunch

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Quake of magnitude 6.4 strikes off Vanuatu: USGS

Quake of magnitude 6.4 strikes off Vanuatu: USGS

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck off the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu on Monday, the United States Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage from the…

3yo child miraculously survives fall from balcony as it lands on passing rickshaw (VIDEO) — RT World News

3yo child miraculously survives fall from balcony as it lands on passing rickshaw (VIDEO) — RT World News

A 3-year-old child survived a fall from 10-meter-high balcony in India, suffering no injuries whatsoever, after it landed onto the back seat of rickshaw, which by a remarkable coincidence was passing right below that exact…

New Orleans: Blasts demolish cranes as search for bodies begins in collapsed hotel | World News

New Orleans: Blasts demolish cranes as search for bodies begins in collapsed hotel | World News

Controlled explosions have been set off to topple two cranes that had loomed precariously for days over a partially collapsed hotel in New Orleans. Authorities will now focus on retrieving two bodies still inside the…

Mobile

No Wonder the Chatbots are Sad

No Wonder the Chatbots are Sad

Emotional cognition is maturing, and there’s a great deal of potential. Perhaps ‘happiness’ is in store for AI-powered bots in…

The Information will launch Ticker, a tech news app that costs $29 per year – TechCrunch

The Information will launch Ticker, a tech news app that costs $29 per year – TechCrunch

Since it was founded by journalist Jessica Lessin in 2013, The Information has stood out in the tech news landscape…

Samsung confirms glaring S10 fingerprint reader flaw, promises fix – TechCrunch

Samsung confirms glaring S10 fingerprint reader flaw, promises fix – TechCrunch

Galaxy S10 users should turn on some alternative security features as Samsung works to address a major flaw with the…

YouTube partners with Merchbar to sell music artists’ swag underneath videos – TechCrunch

YouTube partners with Merchbar to sell music artists’ swag underneath videos – TechCrunch

YouTube is partnering with Merchbar on a new integration that will allow artists to sell their official merchandise to their…

This app waits on hold for you – TechCrunch

This app waits on hold for you – TechCrunch

DoNotPay helps you get out of parking tickets, cancel forgotten subscriptions, and now it can call you when it’s your…

Live Caption, Google’s automatic captioning technology, is now available on Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

Live Caption, Google’s automatic captioning technology, is now available on Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

Live Caption, Google’s automatic captioning system first introduced at its I/O developer conference this May, is now officially available, alongside…

Hands-on with the new Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

Hands-on with the new Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

After the onstage presentation at Made by Google 2019, we got our hands on a Pixel 4. In this video,…

Annie Leibovitz used the Pixel 4 to shoot a new collection of photos – TechCrunch

Annie Leibovitz used the Pixel 4 to shoot a new collection of photos – TechCrunch

Google ended today’s hardware event by going deep on the photo technology in its new Pixel 4, and brought out…

Up close with Google’s new Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

Up close with Google’s new Pixel 4 – TechCrunch

This is the Pixel 4, the handset that literally everyone saw coming. Even by Google’s standards, the handset leaked like…

Enterprise Guide to Edge Computing

Enterprise Guide to Edge Computing

Here’s a collection of information to help IT leaders and professionals learn more about edge computing and use cases for…

Germany says it won’t ban Huawei or any 5G supplier up front – TechCrunch

Germany says it won’t ban Huawei or any 5G supplier up front – TechCrunch

Germany is resisting US pressure to shut out Chinese tech giant Huawei from its 5G networks — saying it will not…

Foodvisor automatically tracks what you eat using deep learning – TechCrunch

Foodvisor automatically tracks what you eat using deep learning – TechCrunch

Meet Foodvisor, a startup that has built a mobile app that helps you log everything you eat in order to…

Samsung’s Galaxy Fold concierge service is live in the US for those who need it – TechCrunch

Samsung’s Galaxy Fold concierge service is live in the US for those who need it – TechCrunch

Part of Samsung’s reboot of the Galaxy Fold was the announcement of a Premiere Service. Along with a reinforced version…

Google’s Pixel 4 briefly went up for preorder on Best Buy Canada – TechCrunch

Google’s Pixel 4 briefly went up for preorder on Best Buy Canada – TechCrunch

The Pixel 4 is set to be unveiled at an event on Tuesday. This much we know for sure. We…

Apester unveils a new Story Strip format for online publishers – TechCrunch

Apester unveils a new Story Strip format for online publishers – TechCrunch

Apester, which helps digital publishers add interactivity to their content, is rolling out a new format called the Story Strip.…

IAC outlines its plans for a Match Group spinoff – TechCrunch

IAC outlines its plans for a Match Group spinoff – TechCrunch

Digital media holding company IAC has taken the next step toward spinning off Match Group, with a proposal outlining what…

Google takes AMP to the OpenJS Foundation – TechCrunch

Google takes AMP to the OpenJS Foundation – TechCrunch

AMP, Google’s somewhat controversial project for speeding up the mobile web, has always been open-source, but it also always felt…

Get ready to see more looping videos on Spotify, as Canvas launches into beta – TechCrunch

Get ready to see more looping videos on Spotify, as Canvas launches into beta – TechCrunch

Spotify is opening up its Canvas feature to more artists, the company announced this morning, which means you’ll see a…

App revenue climbs 23% year-over-year to $21.9B in Q3 – TechCrunch

App revenue climbs 23% year-over-year to $21.9B in Q3 – TechCrunch

Global app revenue continues to climb, thanks to the growth in mobile gaming and the subscription economy. In the third…

China pressures Apple – TechCrunch

China pressures Apple – TechCrunch

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Top VCs, founders share how to build a successful SaaS company – TechCrunch

Top VCs, founders share how to build a successful SaaS company – TechCrunch

Build a great executive team, seek out repeatable use cases Last week at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, we hosted…

To beat Amazon Go, Standard Cognition buys cashierless DeepMagic – TechCrunch

To beat Amazon Go, Standard Cognition buys cashierless DeepMagic – TechCrunch

Valued at $535 million, autonomous retail startup Standard Cognition has emerged as a soon-to-be tech giant and the best hope…

Flaw in Cyberoam firewalls exposed corporate networks to hackers – TechCrunch

Flaw in Cyberoam firewalls exposed corporate networks to hackers – TechCrunch

Sophos said it is fixing a vulnerability in its Cyberoam firewall appliances, which a security researcher says can allow an…

YouTube TV is now available on Fire TV devices – TechCrunch

YouTube TV is now available on Fire TV devices – TechCrunch

Earlier this year, Google and Amazon reached an agreement to bring their streaming video apps to each other’s platforms, following…

Clari snags $60M Series D on valuation of around $500M – TechCrunch

Clari snags $60M Series D on valuation of around $500M – TechCrunch

Clari uses AI to help companies find key information like the customers most likely to convert, the state of orders…

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European risk report flags 5G security challenges – TechCrunch

European risk report flags 5G security challenges – TechCrunch

European Union Member States have published a joint risk assessment report into 5G technology which highlights…

China attacks Apple for allowing Hong Kong crowdsourced police activity app – TechCrunch

What the hell is up with this Essential device? – TechCrunch

Instagram launches Create mode with On This Day throwbacks – TechCrunch

Microsoft adds per-app time limits to its parental controls – TechCrunch

Robinhood revives checking with new debit card & 2% interest – TechCrunch

CBS News is bringing a 60 Minutes-inspired news show to streaming service Quibi – TechCrunch

Lawyers for former Tinder execs file to dismiss defamation lawsuit – TechCrunch

Spotify gains Siri support on iOS 13, arrives on Apple TV – TechCrunch

HTC stopped innovating on smartphones, new CEO admits – TechCrunch

Zuckerberg says Facebook will sue to stop EU’s global content takedowns – TechCrunch

Stock trading app Robinhood revamps its newsfeed with The Wall Street Journal and ad-free videos – TechCrunch

Six Inevitable Technologies and the Milestones They Unlock

Rune raises $2M to help you find new friends in mobile games, starting with Brawl Stars – TechCrunch

Look out, Robinhood. E*Trade, Schwab, Ameritrade all go zero-fee – TechCrunch

YouTube Music is launching three personalized playlists – TechCrunch

Google announces Action Blocks, a new accessibility tool for creating mobile shortcuts – TechCrunch

UK privacy ‘class action’ complaint against Google gets unblocked – TechCrunch

Zuckerberg misunderstands the huge threat of TikTok – TechCrunch

Apple launches Deep Fusion feature in beta on iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro – TechCrunch

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Facebook sure does love free $peech – TechCrunch

Facebook sure does love free $peech – TechCrunch

Ensuring politicians in the 2020 election stay truthful is hard work, so Facebook has decided it’s…

Suse’s OpenStack Cloud dissipates – TechCrunch

Arm brings custom instructions to its embedded CPUs – TechCrunch

Facebook’s Workplace hits 3M paying users, launches Portal app in a wider push for video – TechCrunch

Over 30 civil rights groups demand an end to Amazon Ring’s police partnerships – TechCrunch

Forward Networks raises $35M to help enterprises map, track, and predict their networks’ behavior – TechCrunch

Amazon introduces a Kindle for kids – TechCrunch

An interview with Dr. Stuart Russell, author of “Human Compatible, Artificial Intelligence and the Problem of Control” – TechCrunch

How ‘the Internet broke America’ with The New Yorker’s Andrew Marantz – TechCrunch

Annual Extra Crunch members can receive $1,000 in AWS credits – TechCrunch

As Sinai Ventures returns first fund, partner Jordan Fudge talks new LA focus – TechCrunch

Snap CEO isn’t expecting much from Facebook antitrust investigations – TechCrunch

Facebook faces government pressure over encryption – TechCrunch

Amazon’s Prime Video app disappears from the App Store – TechCrunch

Google-backed Dunzo raises $45M to expand its hyperlocal delivery startup in India – TechCrunch

Facebook is being leaned on by US, UK, Australia to ditch its end-to-end encryption expansion plan – TechCrunch

T4 wants to transform market research data with a combination of AI and humans – TechCrunch

Osano makes business risk and compliance (somewhat) sexy again – TechCrunch

Instagram launches Threads, a Close Friends chat app with auto-status – TechCrunch

Render challenges the cloud’s biggest vendors with cheaper, managed infrastructure – TechCrunch

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Amid AR/VR experiments, Apple reportedly buys UK visual effects studio – TechCrunch

Amid AR/VR experiments, Apple reportedly buys UK visual effects studio – TechCrunch

Apple has reportedly acquired UK special effects studio IKinema, a startup that may be useful in…

Samsung pulls the plug on Chinese smartphone production – TechCrunch

How Bongo, the ‘Netflix of Bangladesh’, won the local video streaming market with just $10M – TechCrunch

Microsoft just announced a dual-screen Surface phone – TechCrunch

Microsoft teases Neo dual-screen Surface, set to debut holiday 2020 – TechCrunch

Here’s everything Microsoft announced at today’s Surface event – TechCrunch

Microsoft introduces Windows 10X for dual-screen devices – TechCrunch

Microsoft’s new wireless earbuds work with Office — no, seriously – TechCrunch

Microsoft’s latest Surface Laptop arrives in 13- and 15-inch models – TechCrunch

Twitter and TweetDeck are experiencing partial outages – TechCrunch

Here’s what Microsoft will probably announce at tomorrow’s Surface event – TechCrunch

Coding training and outsourcing service Catalyte launches a toolkit for corporate ‘up-skilling’ – TechCrunch

Defining micromobility and where it’s going with business and mobility analyst Horace Dediu – TechCrunch

Twitter launches its anti-abuse filter for Direct Messages – TechCrunch

Microsoft OneDrive Personal Vault rolls out worldwide, launches expandable storage – TechCrunch

SmartNews’ head of product on how the news discovery app wants to free readers from filter bubbles – TechCrunch

Africa’s top mobile phone seller Transsion lists in Chinese IPO – TechCrunch

The Galaxy Fold is now available for purchase in the US – TechCrunch

My Galaxy Fold display is damaged after a day – TechCrunch

Learn how to help build a sustainable gig economy at Disrupt SF – TechCrunch

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Hillary Clinton Tweets Parody Of Trump’s Letter To Erdogan Over Syria

Hillary Clinton Tweets Parody Of Trump’s Letter To Erdogan Over Syria

Washington:  Hillary Clinton on Sunday posted a joke letter on Twitter supposedly sent by John F.…

Clinton mocks Trump’s Turkey letter with Jimmy Kimmel joke — but move quickly appears to backfire

Chile´s mining industry operating normally despite violent protests: minister

Detroit-area Yemeni expats avoid prison time for sending millions of dollars to native country

Warren To Release Plan To Pay For ‘Medicare For All’

UK leaders insist Brexit will happen by Oct. 31 despite an extension request

Chile army issues new curfew in Chilean capital Santiago as protests continue

Kurdish forces withdraw from border town as Turkey-backed fighters advance | World News

Lebanon’s Hariri agrees to reforms amid nationwide protests over economic crisis

Mike Pompeo Says He ‘Never Saw’ Quid Pro Quo Even After Mick Mulvaney Admitted It

Kurdish forces withdraw from Ras al-Ain, Syria, as part of cease-fire with Turkey

Trump’s Acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney Melts Down Under Brutal Grilling By Fox’s Chris Wallace

Amash: Trump using US troops like ‘paid mercenaries’

No alcohol. No cars. No shops. Welcome to election day in Bolivia

South Sudan’s Machar says unlikely to be part of unity government by Nov. 12

Pompeo defends negotiated cease-fire between Turkey and Kurds as U.S. troops head to Iraq

Erdogan says Turkey expects U.S. to keep promises, not stall Syria truce deal

Canada’s Conservatives offer bland option to Trudeau’s flash

Mulvaney insists no quid pro quo with Ukraine after WH comments: ‘I didn’t say that’

Environmentalist Greens gain as Swiss elect parliament: projection